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Old 01-14-2013, 06:48 PM
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Time for an oil change, new trunk shocks, new (used) AC condenser, and a new heated seat bottom! Next on the list, in the summer, will be all shocks/struts. My plans to make it to 300K are coming to fruition!
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Old 01-14-2013, 07:01 PM
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Old 01-14-2013, 07:48 PM
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Congrats man. Glad you had a camera at that magical number.
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It's Deja Poo - as in, I've heard this **** before.
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Old 01-14-2013, 09:01 PM
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Is it me or is your idle speed low.
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Old 01-14-2013, 10:34 PM
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Idle smooooth at that on a manual. Exlnt miles - my E23 and e30 both over 350k Km - however far that is......
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Old 01-15-2013, 05:31 AM
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Only 200,000 mi. ?!! Many years of abuse left in the old girl.
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Old 01-15-2013, 12:42 PM
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Only 200,000 mi. ?!! Many years of abuse left in the old girl.
I was expecting this haha
There is a thread on bf.c involving cars over 300k and there are a bunch of folks with well over 300k!


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Is it me or is your idle speed low.
V8 idles super smooth at ~500 to ~550rpm. No worries there.

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Old 02-08-2013, 02:07 PM
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Old 02-08-2013, 02:11 PM
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I'm only 30K away
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1992 525i - Sold
1995 325is - Sold
2000 528i - Sold

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Old 02-08-2013, 02:15 PM
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I'm only 30K away
Not only that but it still works! Which is nice. Amd it doesnt have a radio so all I hear driving it is "tick tick tick"

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Old 02-08-2013, 07:40 PM
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ill let you guys know when i hit 100,000
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Old 02-08-2013, 07:44 PM
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ill let you guys know when i hit 100,000
You sir. Are a gold medalist at "rubbing it in".

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My V12 wagon of sexiness hasnt hit 6 digits yet..."
My e34 has been further than the moon.

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Old 02-09-2013, 01:45 AM
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You sir. Are a gold medalist at "rubbing it in".
oh yeahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

at least you guys can all drive your E34s at the moment.
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Old 02-09-2013, 06:33 AM
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Old 02-09-2013, 11:29 PM
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Im at 177k replacing my valve cover gaskets next week.. Had my car for 3 weeks.. Workin out bugs but shes a project an I dont mind givin her some TLC...
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Old 02-10-2013, 06:41 AM
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Im at 177k replacing my valve cover gaskets next week...
I have a gift for you then

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/sho...d.php?t=669314

Youll be in the club soon

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Old 02-10-2013, 10:36 AM
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Monsignor.. Ur awesome i found that as soon as i figured my seal was gone last nite...This site is the holy grail for diy... Thx again..
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